A Fable (1970)

A Fable
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 20mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation
Keywords divorce, family, political, race relations, racism
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Al Freeman Jr. Actor Leader 1 1000001
Hildy Brooks Actor Wife 1 1000002
James Patterson Actor Husband 1 1000003
Al Freeman Jr. Director n/a 2 2000001
Vic Ramos Producer n/a 3 3000001
Amiri Baraka Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Amiri Baraka Play as Source Material ("Slave") 120972 4000002
Bruce Sparks Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000001
George Bowers Editor n/a 172 7000001
An African-American radical is filled with rage at his ex-wife for marrying a white liberal and equally angry at his daughters for choosing to live with their mother and stepfather. He enters their home and holds the family at gunpoint and his actions escalate, resulting in tragedy for everyone.